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Achillea tomentosa 'Goldie'


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Achillea tomentosa ‘Goldie’ is a woolly yarrow that produces clusters of yellow flowers on top of evergreen, fuzzy foliage.


Description:
Achillea tomentosa 'Goldie' is a tough, super hardy little work horse for the hot, dry sunny garden. This dwarf wooly yarrow has fuzzy, olive-green, evergreen foliage that is topped with clusters of bright, mustard-yellow flowers from late spring into summer. Foliage is spicy when crushed. Deadhead after blooming to tidy up. Requires excellent drainage. Avoid rich, moist soils. Awesome in the rock garden. Butterfly magnet. Deer & rabbit resistant.


Common Name: Woolly Yarrow

Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Zone Hardiness: 2-9

Light: Full Sun

Height: 8-12"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Secondary Bloom Colour:

Class: Evergreen

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Spring - Summer

Soil Moisture: Dry, Drought Tolerant

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: Yes

Berries: No

Benefits: Butterflies

Deer Resistant: Yes

BC Native:

Native Habitat: Mountainous regions, grassland or dry water-ground.

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Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - North America

Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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